ASHCOR Hires Jamal Ghazala
Vice President of Business Development
New Vice President brings expertise focused on flaring and pressure relief systems
Chattanooga, Tenn. (August 20, 2019) – ASHCOR LLC announces the hiring of Jamal Ghazala as Vice President of Business Development, Flaring and Pressure Relief Systems – Principal Consultant. Ghazala brings 25 years of domestic and international experience in the oil and natural gas industry for both onshore and offshore projects.
With experience in air emission and environmental requirements and regulations, size and design of flares and relief systems, Ghazala is committed to providing support to customers through the entire process of designing, purchasing and installing ASHCOR projects.
“ASHCOR provides the highest quality products and customer service and I am looking forward to bringing additional expertise surrounding flaring, air emissions studies and combustion to our customers,” said Ghazala.
Ghazala earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University, and continued with graduate studies in Mechanical Engineering. He has worked for a variety of high profile oil and gas companies, including B.P. America (Kaldair) as Senior Flares Applications Engineer, Excel Engineering as Senior Facility Engineer and International Business Development, to name a few. Notable projects include updating existing flare systems as well as new flare designs to ensure compliance with EPA environmental regulations, providing engineering and field support for upstream, midstream and downstream projects, performing air emission environmental studies and designing/sizing flares.
“Jamal has already proven to be an excellent addition to the ASHCOR team thanks to his robust experience in air emissions as it pertains to flaring,” said Andy Smith, CEO of ASHCOR. “His knowledge supports ASHCOR’s mission of providing high quality customer service, industry-leading solutions and innovative problem solving to revolutionize the way industries approach emissions control and site safety.”
Ghazala specializes in onshore and offshore oil and gas facilities as it pertains to engineering and instrumentation; managing proposals and customer interaction; flares and relief systems design; business development; and industrial standards within oil and gas. He also has the capability to support clients with technical translation of engineering documents in English, Arabic and Spanish.
ASHCOR provides innovative technology and flaring solutions to energy, manufacturing and processing enterprises through unmatched customer service and comprehensive product offerings. Grown by a team of oil-and-gas veterans, ASHCOR originated from installation, service and maintenance. The experienced ASHCOR team is dedicated to recognizing the needs and processes of a company to create an efficient service environment with solutions that work. The ASHCOR family of brands includes service/maintenance, flares and combustors, replacement parts, Flame Smart Burner Management Systems and ASHCOR Fabrication.